Boxes decorated with cabochons on the lid (2) - Bakelite, Brass

Description
Boxes decorated with cabochons on the lid (2) - Bakelite, Brass
France - First half 20th century

Two round Bakelite boxes, faux tortoiseshell, with central brass decoration and cabochon inlays. c. 1910, France.

1- Green box with central brass decoration of intersecting geometric shapes. Amethyst cabochon.

2- Faux tortoiseshell box with central decoration of three stylised female heads accompanied by four jasper cabochons.

Good general condition, wear from age and use, micro-scratches, some traces and friction.
The 2nd box is slightly thicker. The pictures are part of the description.

Dimensions:
- Diameter: 10 cm
- Thickness: 3.7 cm / 4 cm
- Total weight: 284 g

Insured shipping, professionally packed with care.

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
Boxes decorated with cabochons on the lid
Material
Bakelite, Brass
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
4×10×0 cm
Weight
284 g
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